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Glen Canyon Resources


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Who Knew?
Who Knew? The History of Glen Canyon
  1. San Francisco Recreation and Park Department. Significant Natural Resource Areas Management Plan. February 2006. Available at

  2. San Francisco Redevelopment Agency in Consultation with the Department of City Planning. A Report to the Board of Supervisors: Redevelopment in Diamond Heights. March 1950. Available at

  3. Margolin M. The Ohlone Way. Indian Life in the San Francisco – Monterey Bay Area. Heyday Books: Berkeley, CA. 1978.

  4. Indian People Organizing for Change. Shellmounds. Available at IPOC

  5. Muwekma Ohlone Tribe of the San Francisco Bay Area. Available at

  6. San Francisco Planning Commission (SPUR). Imaging Islais Creek. A SPUR Summary Report for the Piero N. Patri Fellowship in Urban Design. 2008. Available at the Southeast Water Front. 

  7. The San Francisco Directory for the Year Commencing June 1859. Compiled by Henry G. Langley. Available at

  8. United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2006. Available at (membership required, or access at the San Francisco Public Library).

  9. Official Opinions of Percy V. Long, City Attorney of the City and County of San Francisco, State of California. City and County of San Francisco: San Francisco, CA. 1917. Available at Google Books.

  10. Sacramento Daily Union. Available at the California Digital Newspaper Collection

  11. California Historical Landmarks, San Francisco County. Office of Historic Preservation. California State Parks. Available at California State Parks.

  12. Patterson, ES. Festivities in the canyon – a century old tradition. Glen Park Perspective. 1979 (April-May). Available at

  13. Carey & Co., Inc. Historic Resources Evaluation. Glen Park Community Plan. 2010. Available at San Francisco Planning Department

  14. Williams D. How Mrs. Baxter and the Gum Tree Girls foiled the freeway. Glen Park News. Summer:2000. Available at

  15. Williams D. Mrs. Baxter’s Speech. Glen Park News. 2000:Summer. Available at

  16. Gravanis R. O’Shaughnessy freeway? Glen Park Perspective. 1979;June. Available at

  17. Bensinger G. Led by the Gum Tree Girls 40 years ago, Glen Park won war against freeway. Glen Park News. 2007/2008 (Winter). Available at

  18. Faigin GP. California Highways. The history of San Francisco Bay Area freeway development. (Part 1 – The City of San Francisco). 2015. Available at California Highways.  

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